Two men have been arrested after a cannabis grow house was discovered in Co Louth.
Gardaí on patrol in the Dundalk area noticed a number of people acting suspiciously at Castle Road and stopped a searched a car.
During a follow-up search operation at a premises on Castle Road today, a sophisticated cannabis “grow house” with around 200 plants in various stages of growth were found.
The plants have an estimated street value of €160,000. Cannabis herb worth around €50,000 was also discovered.
The men, both aged 33, are being held at Dundalk Garda Station.